In an effort to minimize treatment and recovery time, as well as to preserve healthy tissue, Adventist HealthCare offers a procedure called Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI) to its eligible breast cancer patients.
Integrative medicine is an important part of your treatment and recovery plan. Integrative oncologists will work alongside other oncologists and cancer care providers to support you during and after treatment.
When your gut’s not right, a lot can go wrong, says Laurie Herscher, MD, radiation oncologist and director of the Integrative Medicine Program at the Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical CenterAquilino Cancer Center.
Arlene Larin, oncology nurse navigator for the Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical CenterAquilino Cancer Center, shares what exactly a nurse navigator does and how this role can help you make sense of your diagnosis and treatment plan.